Jessie Redmon Fauset
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe
N 39° 58.970 W 075° 09.713
18S E 486177 N 4425865
Quick Description: Born to one of Philadelphia's old families. Literary editor, "The Crisis," 1919-26.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 5/9/2020 6:07:33 PM
Waymark Code: WM12EEV
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member unimoggers
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Long Description:
Jessie Redmon Fauset-Born to one of Philadelphia's old families. Literary editor, "The Crisis," 1919-26. A prolific writer of New Negro Renaissance fiction, she produced four full-length novels in addition to her poems and critical essays. She died here in 1961.
Marker Name: Jessie Redmon Fauset

County: Philadelphia

Date Dedicated: 1/1/1993

Marker Type: City

Location: 1853 N 17th St., Philadelphia

Category: African American, Women, Writers

Website: Not listed

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